Where Or When - Gordon MacRae, Van Alexander - In Concert (Vinyl, LP, Album)

The single will enter Billboard's Pop singles charts on October 22, were it will stay for 16 weeks, eventually peaking at 7. Monday, December 28, If anyone knows which titles were recorded, please leave a comment. The track will be released by Capitol Records as a single with "Under Suspicion" on the flipside. I wonder if she or Nat listened to each other's sessions. Sunday, December 27, In his autobiography, Dave Dexter, Jr.

Capitol Records will issue the first song as a single Capitol with "Pig Latin Song" on the flipside, the second song as a single Capitol with "The Song Is Ended" on the flipside, the third song as a single Capitol with "I Thought About You" on the flipside, the fourth song as a single Capitol with "My Little Boy" on the flipside, and the sixth song as a single Capitol with "A Maid's Prayer" on the flipside. Saturday, December 26, Capitol Records will issue both titles together as a single Capitol It is Reddy's third and last 1 song to date.

The show will become the first American musical to be awarded a Pulitzer Prize. Friday, December 25, Country singles charts. Thursday, December 24, According to an article on Hillbilly-Music. Jacksonpoet and longtime employee at Capitol Record's Jacksonville, Illinois plant, is born in Jacksonville, Illinois. It is now owned by Warner Music Group. She released several different singles for Fraternity, one of which were as successful as her singles for the King label.

Bonnie spent more and more of her later career on television, co-hosting the Paul Dixon Show in Cincinnati. But in keeping faithful to her Country Music roots, she also became a regular on WLWT's Midwestern Hayride, a show inspired by the legendary Shreveport-based Louisiana Hayride until it went off the air in the early 70s. After Dixon's death in lateLou quietly went into retirement and settled in Cincinnati, with her husband Milt, who she has claimed as one of her biggest supporters.

She then moved out of the city with husband Milt, making commercials for his furniture shop and hosting a radio show. In Cincinnati honoured her with the key to the city.

She had dementia and was in hospice care. Posted by boppinbob at 4 comments:. Labels: Bonnie Lou. Wednesday, 26 October Tony Pastor born 26 October Tony Pastor born Anthony Pestritto October 26, October 31, was an Italian American novelty singer and tenor saxophonist and band leader. Tenor saxophonist and vocalist Tony Pastor began playing professionally while still a teenager.

He formed his own orchestra based out of Hartford, Connecticut, in The group struggled, and in he disbanded it. He toured with Smith Ballew in and played briefly with Joe Venuti and Vincent Lopez before joining Artie Shaw inwhere he remained when Shaw regrouped Van Alexander - In Concert (Vinyl following year. Featured by Shaw as both a musician and singer, Pastor became popular for his expressive singing and impish personality.

When Shaw decided to Where Or When - Gordon MacRae the band business in late and run off to Mexico Pastor was asked to head the orchestra, which was to become a cooperative affair. He turned down the offer and formed his own band instead. His second group proved a success. Pastor was both honest and friendly and well loved by his musicians and fans. His sax playing and his vocals were the highlights of each performance. Soon after going out on his own, Pastor and his orchestra played at the Hotel Lincoln in New York City for seven months.

That engagement included five broadcasts per week on NBC. Pastor won the Metronome magazine poll as top tenor saxophonist. Pastor and his orchestra appeared on television a number of times during the s, including the "Cavalcade of Bands" program and the Robert Q. Lewis show. But eventually he reduced the size of his band, cutting it down to a small combo in order to work nightclubs around Las Vegas with his sons Guy and Tony Jr.

Pastor's final recordings were for RouletteEverestand Capitol Early inPastor suffered a heart attack and became very ill and quit the music business.

He lived in virtual seclusion for the rest of his life. Info mainly Solid Parabrisas. Posted by boppinbob at 11 comments:. Labels: Rosemary ClooneyTony Pastor. Tuesday, 25 October Sascha Burland born 25 October This artist's name shows up in credits as both Granville Burland and Sascha Burland, and as for the music he wrote, it was heard just about anywhere and everywhere in the '50s and '60s. His main interest was jazz, but he did not choose to work only Album) that genre. He was more of a missionary, almost to the point of being subversive, landing advertising-jingle contracts for which he could bring in swinging players and arrangers such as Quincy Jones, Art Farmer, or the talented jazz singer Osie Johnson, who chimed in for products such as Nestle and Flit.

While participation in such ventures goes largely unacknowledged by the general public, there were also plenty of opportunities for this composer's name to flash across a television screen when it was time for the credits to roll. He wrote the theme for the extremely popular game show What's My Line? Other Burland titles emerge on Latin and pure jazz releases as well, his co-writing partners tending to be impressive.

Maybe Burland was saving his creative chops for his partnership with Don Elliot, with whom he created a pair of novelty records originally attributed to the Nutty Squirrels, Two chipmunk characters that sang jazzy scat numbers. They also made it to television before Alvin, Theodore and Simon, but The Nutty Squirrels Present, which aired inwas not a success. As happens with most novelties, the Nutty Squirrels soon became dated. It was covered by more than a dozen artists including the Ventures.

He was an ex-Marine whose favourite musicians were technically Album) but by-the-book guitarists, such as Barney Kessel and George Van Eps. Burland entered music as a piano student, eventually studying with Barry Galbraith and finding steady work in both radio and television involving his developing talents in the overlapping areas of production, composing, playing and even singing.

His success is a clear demonstration of the importance of bucking prevailing opinion in the commercial music business at any given time. Burland, of course, was told early and often that there was no place for sophisticated musical ideas in the world of advertising. He proved his doubters wrong, Album) has come to be considered one of the great pioneers in expanding the audience for jazz, representing progress from the days when his name was more likely to come up in conjunction with indigestion.

Posted by boppinbob at No comments:. Labels: Sascha Burland. Monday, 24 October Willie Mabon born 24 October Born and brought up in Hollywood, Memphis, Tennessee, he had become known as a singer and pianist by the time he moved to Chicago in It was one of the most popular releases of its era and was Chess's biggest hit in the period before the successes of Chuck Berry and Bo Diddley.

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